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Buy in, grab your stack, play online poker tournaments, and outlast the field on the best tournaments platform ever, Natural8!
Each with its own unique ebb and flow, tournaments are thrilling poker games that give you a chance of winning a prize many times greater than your buy-in.
In a poker tournament, players typically begin with the same number of chips. The winner of the tournament is the one that eventually acquires all the chips in play. Unlike cash games, tournaments are scheduled events that require stamina, perseverance, and a whole different poker strategy.
From freeroll games and satellites to the big Sunday events, we have tournaments of every shape, size, and format for you. There's $120,000,000 in guaranteed prize money to be won each month, with all buy-ins and guarantees doubled on Sundays!
You don't have to go to Las Vegas to win big and play with the best poker players. You can start playing in the comforts of your own home and experience the same thrill as live events. The best part about online poker sites is that you can play multi table tournaments so that you can maximise your time and winnings.
Below you can find the list of major poker tournaments and all the reasons why it might be worth entering them! We've got you covered with No Limit Hold'em and Pot Limit Omaha events all day long. Find the best poker tournament for you and enjoy the winnings in Asia's largest online poker room.
Online Poker Tournaments at Natural8
The GGMasters tournaments feature $3,000,000 in guarantees every week and is the perfect competition for all participants, with buy-ins ranging from $25 to $1,050.
The MILLION$ tournaments feature $3,500,000 in guarantees every week with buy-ins starting at $50. It's the ideal pick for players looking for a challenge with big rewards.
The High Rollers is an upscale tournament series that runs daily and boasts $30,000,000 in guarantees every month. It's a great game for players with deep pockets.
Chinese Zodiac is a special Asian-Friendly time zone CNY tournament series that runs daily featuring special Chinese Zodiac avatars on top of amazing guaranteed prizes.
Our Daily Guarantees include our most popular game formats, with at least $8,000,000 to be won every week. Register for these exciting events with buy-ins starting as low as $1.
Progresive Knockout Tournaments is a fan favourite amongst online poker players. In PKO mode, your aim is not only to win but also to knock out as many opponents as you can!
Natural8's new and improved Hourly Freerolls are back! They run every single hour from Mondays to Saturdays. Perfect if you're building your bankroll from scratch!
T$ Builder (Rake-Free)
T$ Builder tournaments run every 30 minutes with $1, $2, $4 and $8 buy-ins. All prizes are paid out in T$ and it is Rake-Free and it's perfect for those looking to build your bankroll.
Omaholic runs every day with a whole host of PLO-NL Bounty tournaments. The PLO-NL format gives you the best of both worlds with pot limit pre flop action and no limit post flop action.
Important Information About Poker Tournaments
Guaranteed tournaments have a guaranteed prize pool (ex. $2000 guaranteed). The guaranteed amount will be distributed as promised even if the total collected buy-in amount falls short of the guaranteed amount.
Please note that our regular tournaments contribute the collected buy-in amount to the prize pool. However, if there are more buy-ins than the guaranteed prize pool, the total money pool increases accordingly. If applicable, the guaranteed prize amount for each tournament is indicated in the tournament lobby.
A Freezeout is essentially a single elimination tournament where players are only allowed a single buy-in. At the start of the tournament, the players will receive an equal amount of tournament chips. If a player loses all of their chips they will be eliminated from the tournament and will not be able to re-enter.
In a Progressive Knockout (PKO) Bounty tournament, each player has a bounty on his or her head. When a player is knocked out of a tournament, half of the corresponding player’s bounty is added on to the bounty of the player who knocks him or her out. The other half of the knocked-out player’s bounty is awarded to the player who knocked them out as an instant cash prize.
Mystery Bounty offers an exciting twist to our regular Bounty series. Players get rewarded for each player they send home but there's a twist - the value of the bounties are a mystery.
At the start of the tournament, all players will receive an equal amount of tournament chips. During the tournament, every player has the opportunity to purchase additional chips equivalent to the starting chip stack. This is called a Rebuy and players have the option to rebuy at any time during the specified time when their current chip amount is equal to or below the starting chips. The time allotted for rebuys and the number of rebuys available are different depending on the tournament. Details regarding rebuy tournaments are indicated in the tournament lobby, if applicable.
In an N-Stack Tournament, each player receives a set number of chip stacks upon registration (this set number is also known as ‘N’). Immediately prior to taking their seat in the tournament, the player can decide how many of these stacks they will start with and how many to keep in reserve to use later.
Each chip stack can be thought of as a ‘bullet’; players can begin the tournament with all available bullets in their starting stack. At least one stack must be used when a player first begins to play.
Reserved stacks can be called into use at any time up until the end of late registration or alternatively by a set time (the time at which reserved stacks can be used will be specified in the tournament lobby); if a player has not used their reserved stacks by this time, they will be added to the player’s live stack automatically.
Satellite tournaments are qualifying events that give you an opportunity to win a seat at the main tournaments' tables with a much lower buy-in. These Satellites are typically in turbo or regular speed types and run between 30 to 90 minutes before the main event. Satellite winners will then qualify to the target tournament and be able to participate without having to pay the regular buy-in amount.
Check out our guide to Satellite Tournaments for more information.
Tournament Overlays refers to the gap between a poker tournament's guaranteed prize pool and the actual size of the prize pool generated by entrants. For example, if a tournament has a guaranteed prize pool of $1,000, a buy in of $10 and 90 players enter, the players will contribute only $900 to the prizepool. This would give the tournament an overlay of $100.
Flipout tournaments are all-in tournaments where players will go all-in on every hand until a winner is decided. It removes all player choice, leaving the outcome of the game up to how the cards fall. This fun, exciting and totally random game does not require players to be logged in to play. Players just need to register before the game starts and wait for the results.
Sit & Go
Sit and Go tournaments (SNGs) are online poker tournaments that start when a preset number of players have signed up. There is no fixed schedule and the event will begin as soon as the required number of players have been met.
Freerolls are free-to-play poker tournaments, meaning you won’t be charged any entry/buy-in fee.
A 'shootout' is a type of tournament where a player must win and be the last one standing at their table in order to move onto the next round or final table. Most other tournament formats tend to merge tables in order to maintain balance among the field but a shootout will require you to play out the full table before progressing.
Hyper Turbo & Turbo Tournaments
Hyper Turbo and Turbo tournaments are fast-paced variations of regular tournaments with shorter blind levels and less time to act. Turbo tournaments typically have 5 minute blind levels while Hyper Turbo tournaments will feature 3 minute blind levels.
Private tournaments are tournaments that are exclusively on Natural8. They are either held for a particular group of players for the purpose of promotion or open to all Natural8 players to participate.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
If you need more assistance, feel free to contact our friendly support staff who are ready to assist you 24/7.
Can I play in more than one tournament at a time?
Yes you most certainly can. Players at Natural8 have the ability to play multi-table tournaments which means you will be able to participate in more than one tournament at any given time.
What are the prizes for these online poker tournaments?
A majority of the poker tournaments at Natural8 feature real money prizes but there are a handful of tournaments that feature prizes in tournament tickets, C$ or T$. Please check the tournament lobby for more information on the prizes and the prize structure before registering for the tournament.
How old do I have to be to participate in online poker tournaments?
All Natural8 players will need to be 18 and above to participate in the poker tournaments featured on the platform. Account verification will be required to ensure that all players adhere to this requirement.
Will I be able to withdraw my poker tournament winnings?
Yes you can. Natural8 players will be able to withdraw their winnings using a withdrawal method of their choice. Please take note that all withdrawals are subject to the terms and conditions within the Natural8 withdrawal policy.
Terms & Conditions
- Players must be aged 18 and above to participate in this promotion.
- Natural8 reserves the right to investigate any players suspected of fraudulent activity, and take any necessary action. In the event of multi-accounting, bonus hunting, or foul play, Natural8 reserves the right to forfeit any prize amounts that have been paid along with any remaining cash balances, without prior notice.
- Natural8 reserves the right to cancel or modify this tournament and its promotions at any time without prior notice, and at its sole and absolute discretion.
- This tournament is subject to the terms and conditions of the Natural8 website.
- Natural8 is an advocate of safer gambling. If you feel you might have an online gambling problem, do seek further advice or counseling at www.begambleaware.org